Synonyms for augur

Synonyms for (noun) augur

Synonyms: augur, auspex

Definition: (ancient Rome) a religious official who interpreted omens to guide public policy

Similar words: prophesier, prophet, seer, vaticinator, oracle

Definition: an authoritative person who divines the future

Synonyms for (verb) augur

Synonyms: omen, betoken, augur, auspicate, predict, prefigure, presage, prognosticate, portend, forecast, foreshadow, foretell, bode

Definition: indicate by signs

Usage: These signs bode bad news

Similar words: bespeak, betoken, indicate, signal, point

Definition: be a signal for or a symptom of

Usage: These symptoms indicate a serious illness; Her behavior points to a severe neurosis; The economic indicators signal that the euro is undervalued


Synonyms: augur

Definition: predict from an omen

Similar words: predict, prognosticate, promise, call, forebode, foretell, anticipate

Definition: make a prediction about; tell in advance

Usage: Call the outcome of an election